Academic standards progression

Cornerstone:

Integrate and evaluate content presented in diverse formats and media, including visually and quantitatively, as well as in words.
 

Reading - Literature

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With prompting and support, orally describe the relationship between illustrations and the story in which they appear.
 
Either orally or in writing when appropriate, use illustrations and words in a text to describe its characters, setting, or events.
 
Use information gained from illustrations and words in a print or digital text to demonstrate understanding of its characters, setting, or plot.
 
Explain how illustrations in a text contribute to what is conveyed by the words.
 
Make connections between the print version of a story or drama and a visual or oral presentation of the same text.
 
Explain how visual and multimedia elements contribute to the meaning, tone, or mood of a text, such as in a graphic novel, multimedia presentation, or fiction, folktale, myth, or poem.
 
Compare and contrast the written version of a story, drama, or poem to the experience of listening to or viewing an audio, video, or live production of a text.
 
Compare and contrast a written story, drama, or poem to its audio, filmed, staged, or multi-media version, analyzing the effects of techniques unique to each medium.
 
Analyze the extent to which a filmed or live production of a story or drama stays faithful to or departs from a text or script, evaluating the choices made by the director or actors.
 
Evaluate the topic, subject, and/or theme in two diverse formats or media.
 
Evaluate the topic, subject, and/or theme in multiple diverse formats and media, including how the version interprets the source text.
 

Reading - Informational Texts

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Code
Standard Text
 
With prompting and support, orally describe the relationship between illustrations and the text in which they appear.
 
Either orally or in writing when appropriate, use the illustrations and words in a text to describe its key ideas.
 
Identify and explain how illustrations and words contribute to and clarify a text.
 
Use information gained from illustrations and the words in a text to demonstrate understanding of a text.
 
Interpret information presented visually, orally, or quantitatively and explain how the information contributes to an understanding of the text in which it appears.
 
Locate an answer to a question or solve a problem, drawing on information from multiple print or digital sources.
 
Integrate information presented in different media or formats, such as in tables, images, diagrams, and words to develop a coherent understanding of a topic or issue.
 
Compare and contrast a text to an audio, video, or multimedia version of a text, analyzing each medium's portrayal of the subject.
 
Evaluate the advantages and disadvantages of using different mediums to present a particular topic or idea.
 
Evaluate the topic or subject in two diverse formats or media.
 
Evaluate the topic or subject in multiple diverse formats and media.